wotd: axial

December 17, 2012

Word of the Day axial \AK-see-uhl\, adjective: 1. Situated in or on the line about which a rotating body turns. 2. Of, pertaining to, characterized by, or forming an axis: an axial relationship. “This planet has no axial tilt,” he said as they passed under the portcullis. “And its orbit is circular. So no seasons.” […]

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December 17, 2012

Happy Mon. Dark and cold here. -43 in the flats, colder than yesterday, when the low was about -37. Yesterday I wore my bunny boots for the first time this winter. Makes driving a bit clumsy. We watched a thought-provoking and somewhat depressing documentary called “Flow: How Did A Handful of Corporations Steal Our Water?” […]

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